Mageia 2019-0392: dnsmasq security update

    Date 15 Dec 2019
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    Posted By LinuxSecurity Advisories
    A vulnerability was found in dnsmsq through version 2.90, where the memory leak allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (memory consumption) via vectors involving DHCP response creation. (CVE-2019-14834)
    MGASA-2019-0392 - Updated dnsmasq packages fix security vulnerability
    
    Publication date: 15 Dec 2019
    URL: https://advisories.mageia.org/MGASA-2019-0392.html
    Type: security
    Affected Mageia releases: 7
    CVE: CVE-2019-14834
    
    A vulnerability was found in dnsmsq through version 2.90, where the
    memory leak allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service
    (memory consumption) via vectors involving DHCP response creation.
    (CVE-2019-14834)
    
    References:
    - https://bugs.mageia.org/show_bug.cgi?id=25854
    - https://lists.suse.com/pipermail/sle-security-updates/2019-December/006208.html
    - https://cve.mitre.org/cgi-bin/cvename.cgi?name=CVE-2019-14834
    
    SRPMS:
    - 7/core/dnsmasq-2.80-5.2.mga7
    

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